Nicolas Vallet (Composer)
Born: 1583, Corbeny, France
Died: c. 1642, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Nationality: French-born Dutch
Nicolas Vallet was a French lutenist and composer who emigrated to the Dutch Republic.
Vallet, a Huguenot, was born at Corbeny, Aisne, but fled around 1613 from France to the Netherlands for unknown reasons. In Amsterdam he worked as a self-supporting musician, lute teacher, and as the owner of a dance school.